proportion


Main Entry: 
proportion 
Synonyms: 
accommodate, accord, acreage, adapt, addition, adjust, adjust to, agreement, allegory, allotment, allowance, amount, amplitude, analogousness, analogy, approximation, area, arithmetical proportion, arrangement, array, assimilate, attune, balance, balancing, beauty, big end, bigger half, bigness, bilateral symmetry, bit, bite, body, breadth, budget, bulk, caliber, cancel, capacity, change, chunk, coequality, coextension, commensurability, commission, comparability, comparableness, comparative anatomy, comparative degree, comparative grammar, comparative judgment, comparative linguistics, comparative literature, comparative method, comparativeness, compare, comparing, comparison, compass, compensate, concinnity, concord, conform, conformity, confrontation, confrontment, congruity, consistency, contingent, continued fraction, continuum, contrast, contrastiveness, coordinate, correlation, correspondence, counterbalance, counterpoise, countervail, coverage, cut, cut to, deal, degree, deployment, depth, destiny, diameter, differentiation, dimension, dimensions, disposal, disposition, distinction, distinctiveness, distribution, divide, dividend, division, dole, dynamic symmetry, emptiness, empty space, end, enlarge, equal share, equality, equalize, equate, equation, equilibrium, equipoise, equipollence, equiponderance, equity, equivalence, equivalency, euphony, eurythmics, eurythmy, even, even up, evenness, evolution, expanse, expansion, extension, extent, extrapolation, fate, field, finish, fit, fix, formation, fraction, galactic space, gauge, gear to, geometric ratio, girth, grade, graduate, greatness, group, half, halver, harmonic proportion, harmonize, harmony, height, helping, homologate, homologize, identity, improper fraction, infinite space, integrate, integration, interest, interpolation, interstellar space, interval, inversion, involution, justice, keeping, key to, largeness, layout, leap, length, level, levelness, likeness, likening, lineup, lot, magnitude, make plumb, make uniform, mark, marshaling, mass, match, matching, measure, measuredness, measurement, meed, mess, metaphor, modicum, modify, modulate, moiety, multilateral symmetry, multiplication, notation, notch, nothingness, nuance, opposing, opposition, order, orderedness, organization, outer space, par, parallelism, parity, part, pas, peace, peg, percent, percentage, period, piece, pitch, plane, plateau, point, poise, polarity, portion, practice, pro rata, proportionability, proportionality, proportionate, proportions, prorate, put in tune, quantum, quiet, quietude, quota, quotum, radius, rakeoff, range, rank, rate, ratio, ration, reach, reconcile, rectify, reduction, regularity, regularize, regulate, relation, relationship, remove, rhythm, right, round, routine, rule of three, rung, scale, scope, segment, set, set right, setup, shade, shadow, shape, shapeliness, share, similarity, similarize, simile, similitude, size, slice, small share, sort, space, spatial extension, sphere, spread, square, stair, stake, standard, step, stint, stock, strike a balance, structure, subtraction, suitableness, superficial extension, surface, sweetness, symmetricalness, symmetry, sync, synchronize, system, tailor, tract, tranquillity, transformation, tread, trilateral symmetry, trim to, trope of comparison, true, true up, tune, uniformity, void, volume, weighing, width


Main Entry: 
out of proportion 
Synonyms: 
abnormal, absurd, anomalous, asymmetric, disparate, disproportionate, illadapted, illassorted, illchosen, illfitted, illmatched, illsorted, illsuited, illtimed, improper, inadequate, inadmissible, inapplicable, inapposite, inappropriate, inapt, incoherent, incommensurable, incommensurate, incompatible, incongruous, inconsequent, inconsistent, inconsonant, inept, infelicitous, insufficient, irreconcilable, irregular, irrelevant, mal a propos, maladjusted, malapropos, misjoined, mismatched, mismated, misplaced, odd, out of character, out of joint, out of keeping, out of line, out of place, out of season, out of time, out of tune, oxymoronic, paradoxical, selfcontradictory, skew, skewed, unadapted, unapt, unbecoming, unbefitting, unequal, uneven, unfit, unfitted, unfitting, unqualified, unseasonable, unseemly, unsuitable, unsuited, untimely


Main entries similar to: proportion



accommodate, accord, acreage, adapt, addition, adjust, allegory, allotment, allowance, amount, amplitude, analogy, approximation, area, arrangement, array, assimilate, attune, balance, balancing, beauty, bit, bite, body, breadth, budget, bulk, caliber, calibrate, cancel, chunk, commission, compass, compensate, composition, concord, conformity, confrontation, congruity, consistency, contingent, continuum, contrast, coordinate, correlation, correspondence, counterbalance, countervail, cut, deal, degree, deployment, depth, destiny, diameter, differentiation, dimension, disposal, disposition, dividend, division, dole, emptiness, end, equality, equalize, equate, equation, equilibrium, equipoise, equity, equivalence, euphony, eurythmics, even, evenness, evolution, expanse, expansion, extension, extent, extrapolation, fate, field, finish, fit, fix, formation, fraction, gauge, gear to, girth, grade, graduate, greatness, group, half, harmonize, harmony, height, helping, identity, integrate, integration, interest, interpolation, interval, inversion, involution, justice, keeping, key, largeness, layout, leap, length, level, likeness, lineup, lot, magnitude, mark, mass, match, matching, measure, measurement, meed, mess, metaphor, modicum, moiety, multiplication, notation, notch, nothingness, nuance, opposing, opposition, order, organization, outer space, par, parallel, parallelism, parity, part, peace, peg, percentage, period, piece, pitch, plane, plateau, point, poise, polarity, portion, practice, prorate, quantum, quiet, quietude, quota, radius, rakeoff, range, rank, rate, ratio, ration, reach, reconcile, rectify, reduction, regularity, regularize, regulate, relation, remove, rhythm, right, round, routine, rung, scale, scope, segment, set, set right, setup, shade, shadow, share, similarity, similarize, simile, similitude, size, slice, sort, space, sphere, spread, square, stair, stake, standard, step, stint, stock, strike a balance, structure, subtraction, surface, symmetrize, symmetry, sync, synchronize, system, tailor, tract, tranquillity, transformation, tread, true, tune, uniformity, void, volume, width

